The entertainment  has been booked for this year's Manitoba Sunflower Festival in Altona.

Committee Co-Chair Cindy Hildebrand says Friday night, comedian Ruth Wiebe from Portage la Prairie will be entertaining the crowd after the opening ceremonies, followed by oldies band The Jimmy Legs.

She notes Chris Funk, a magician from Winnipeg will take the stage Saturday night.

 Sunday afternoon will be the same as in past years with the Parade of Hymns.

This year the committee is excited to announce the Daae Family from Saskatchewan will be performing, as well as 3 Mol Plaut from Steinbach.

The 46th annual Manitoba Sunflower Festival runs July 23rd to 25th.

~ Tuesday, May 11th 2010 ~